Definition of “submaxillary” - English Dictionary

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“submaxillary” in British English

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submaxillaryadjective

uk /ˌsʌb.mækˈsɪl.ər.i/ us /ˌsʌbˈmæk.səˌler.i/ specialized

relating to the lower jaw (= the bone in the part of the face that moves when the mouth is opened):

submaxillary glands

(Definition of “submaxillary” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)